What are Amphibians?

Amphibians are animals that live both in the water and on land. Like reptiles, amphibians are cold-blooded, but they have smooth, moist skin instead of scales.

Did you know?

The largest living amphibian is the Chinese Giant Salamander (Andrias davidianus) at 5 feet 11 inches long (1.8 m). The smallest known amphibian (and smallest vertebrate in the world) is Paedophryne amauenisis, a frog species from Papua New Guinea; it measures at 0.30 inches (7.7 mm) in length.

Amphibians on Exhibit

Blue Poison Dart Frog
Green & Black Dart Frog
Hourglass Frog
Panamanian Golden Frog
Puerto Rican Crested Toad
Surinam Toad

Educational Amphibians

Bufo Marine Toad
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